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CRESCO -  A memorial funeral service will be held for George Harry Darland at First United Methodist Church in Cresco at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 12. Friends may call at the church an hour before the service.
  CRESCO - “I’ve heard numerous compliments on our organization and hospitality. For everyone who’s volunteered, I can’t thank the community enough for stepping forward,” said Jason Passmore, Director of Howard County Business & Tourism and Executive Board member. One of those volunteers was...
  CRESCO - Another RAGBRAI® is completed with nary a hitch. People from across the United States swelled the streets, homes and parks of Cresco on Thursday and Friday, July 27-28. But it isn’t just friends and neighbors across the U.S. who ride, there are international riders as well. Team Dublin...
  It is always interesting to look at the numbers. Looking over the list there is around 250 volunteers counted for Cresco (which doesn’t include Protivin volunteers), but there were many more than that, as so many individuals stepped up to help make this event a success.   Miscellaneous Thursday...
  CRESCO - Do you know of someone who could benefit from receiving a meal who is homebound? If you do, Meals-on-Wheels is your answer! It may brighten their day when someone delivers their food. The meals are delivered by local volunteers under the direction of the Northeast Iowa Area Agency on...
  DAKOTA, Minn. - Private Chaise M. Hovey, 18, of Dakota, Minn. graduated from the United States Marine Corps Recruit boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego on July 21, 2017. Private Hovey successfully completed 13 weeks of intense basic training at MCRD San Diego as one of 59 recruits...
  Lime Springs - With RAGBRAI® (Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa) a thing of the past, it might be interesting to look at a similar, but different, mode of transportation. Michael McIntyre of rural Lime Springs has converted a 26-inch Roadmaster mountain bike into a motorbike. “I...
  CRESCO - Two months ago, LeRoy City Lines added a second morning and early afternoon route to and from Rochester via Grand Meadow. The goal has been to offer the 5:25 a.m. departure in LeRoy and 4:12 p.m. departure in Rochester through August to see if demand would warrant operating these...
  Cresco Community Fire Department was called to an attic fire on Friday morning, July 28, at 7:49 a.m, at 117 4th St. E. The rental home is owned by Nicole Kimber. Fire Chief Neal Stapelkamp reported no injuries, but the family was temporarily displaced. He noted it could have been worse getting...
  CRESCO - “Thanks for hosting.” “Amazing.” “It’s almost over. I feel like crying.” “Bucket list.” “Supporting local organizations.” “This is so organized.” Those are just a few of the phrases heard over and over from some of the RAGBRAI® (Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa) riders...

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